Card and envelope


From greeting cards to business cards.

See Also Paper



You can the reduce the need for cards by

  • Send an e-card or electronic card rather than a paper one.
  • Send them an email or give them a call

Alternatively if you need to send a card or use a business card, consider one printed on recycled paper.


Here are a few suggestions on what else you can do with cards

  • Make them into gift tags
  • Can be used as note paper
  • Keep aside for art projects, or ask your local kindergarten or playcentre if they would like them for craft activities
  • Business cards make great 'flash' cards for speech notes
  • The blank side of a business card can be used as a mini shopping list/task list that can be easily stored in your wallet or pocket


Cards can be recycled.

Where do I recycle it?
  • Kerbside recycling service 
  • Recycle drop off centre - in the bin labelled paper